Cruise Planning Made Easier With Google Tool And Your Brain

In the past, many cruise travelers adopted an attitude of “I couldn’t care less where the ship goes, just as long as I am on it”, choosing cruise vacations over other travel options.  For those travelers, the ports of call were not all that important, nor should they be: Caribbean sailings commonly went to the […]

Royal Caribbean’s “WOW” cruise sale comes again

Vacationers who saw summer creeping-up on them without a firm plan in place still have a chance to book an unforgettable experience through Royal Caribbean International’s unprecedented three-day WOW Sale.  With a world of options ranging in Europe, Caribbean, the Far East and Australia and New Zealand, vacationers can receive up to $200 onboard credit […]

Royal Caribbean’s “Madagascar at Sea” Sweepstakes

In conjunction with the arrival of DreamWorks Animation’s 3-D feature film “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted” in theatres this week, Royal Caribbean International is offering consumers a chance to sail with Alex, Gloria, King Julien and the Penguins on select ships featuring the DreamWorks Experience offered exclusively on Royal Caribbean! Consumers can visit Facebook.com/RoyalCaribbean through […]

Carnival Breeze Spa A Heavenly Evolution

Carnival Breeze debuted June 3 with a special 12-day cruise from Venice to Barcelona and will operate a summer schedule of 12-day Mediterranean voyages from Barcelona through Oct. 25, 2012.  On board are all the latest features Carnival has to offer and preliminary reviews are great.  One huge area of the ship, Carnival Breeze’s 22,770-square-foot […]

Virgin Islands To Get More Cruise Ships Calling In 2013-14

The US Virgin Islands are happy with Royal Caribbean International these days.  Recently, Royal Caribbean announced  new Caribbean itineraries which include two additional ships regularly calling on the Virgin Islands and add back St. Croix as a port-of-call. “The Virgin Islands has a wonderful relationship with Royal Caribbean, and that is reflected in the cruise […]

Popular cruise destination to host 2012 Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival

For the first time ever, the annual Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival will be held in Grenada. After two consecutive years in Barbados, the Festival is heading to the ‘Spice Isle’ to continue to raise the profile of the region’s diverse range of rum and beer beverages. The move to Grenada has been welcomed by […]

Cruise Line Reveals Future Sailings

Royal Caribbean International announced this week  the opening of  Florida and Gulf Winter Caribbean sailings for sale on Allure, Oasis, Freedom, Independence, Navigator and Serenade of the Seas. Please click on the links below for each ship’s full deployment details: Allure of the Seas- Together with her sister ship, Oasis of the Seas, she holds […]

Remember Mother With A Cruise For Mother’s Day

Remembering Mothers on Mother’s Day is critical.  Way more critical than remembering Fathers on Fathers Day, that lesser of holidays.  Dinner at a favorite restaurant, a box of candy or flowers are traditional gifts one might think of for Mother’s Day, but how about a cruise for Mom? For those who don’t much care for […]

Cruise Line Offer Honors Vets more than ever

Cruise lines appreciate the military and in honor of Memorial Day have some extra values just for them…and up to about 11 of their friends. Carnival is bringing back their juiced-up version of the Military Discount that they offer on every ship and every sailing. (see details below)  Far from sailing, it usually is down […]

Cruise sales heat up, if we play them right

New this year to the world of cruise sales are some attempts to encourage us to buy now for sailings that will be complete before the end of the year.  Also new is the addition of the Non-Refundable Deposit element on several lines.  That too is meant to firm up bookings and discourage changing our […]